Master of Urban Planning, San Jose State University
BA, International Studies – Political Science,
University of California, San Diego
American Planning Association
Transportation Management & Design, Inc.
California Department of Transportation
Ben Salter recently graduated with a Master of Urban Planning from San Jose State University. He focused his degree on the intersection of transportation and land use planning, receiving honors designation for his capstone research work on first and last mile planning. He has a deep passion for transit and community engagement, and a strong commitment to public service. Ben chose to pursue planning to make an impact on the communities around him. Through internships, he brings experience working in both a planning consulting firm and a large state transportation agency. Ben has a strong background in quantitative and policy analysis, as well skill in community engagement and graphic design.